Advanced Senior Lecturer A

As more Americans become insured through the Affordable Care Act, the need for primary care nurse practitioners is also increasing. Penn Nursing’s involvement in the Centers for Medicare & Medicare Services’ Graduate Nurse Education Demonstration is an effort to fill that gap.

Penn is one of five sites nationally participating in the program, managed by the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania in collaboration with Penn Nursing. The Penn consortium includes eight other nursing schools in the region.

“We give acute care nurse practitioner students an extraordinary education and push them to achieve the most that they can.”


  • MSN-ACNP, University of Pennsylvania, 1999
  • BSN , Villanova University, 1988